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Foods of the Bible

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Healing Foods of the Bible

The Scripture and your diet.

  • Apples
    "Strengthen me with raisins, refresh me with apples, for I am faint with love."   Song of Solomon 2:5
  • Barley
    "For the LORD your God is bringing you into a good land, a land with streams and pools of water, with springs flowing in the valleys and hills; a land with wheat and barley, vines and fig trees, pomegranates, olive oil and honey; a land where bread will not be scarce and you will lack nothing; a land where the rocks are iron and you can dig copper out of the hills."   Deuteronomy 8:7-9
  • Beans
    "Take wheat and barley, beans and lentils, millet and spelt; put them in a storage jar and use them to make bread for yourself. You are to eat it during the three hundred ninty days you lie on your side."   Ezekiel 4:9
    "They also brought wheat and barley, flour and roasted grain, beans and lentils, honey and curds, sheep, and cheese from cows' milk for David and his people to eat. For they said, The people have become hungry and tired and thirsty in the desert."   2 Samuel 17:28-29
  • Bread
    "Take wheat and barley, beans and lentils, millet and spelt; put them in a storage jar and use them to make bread for yourself. You are to eat it during the three hundred ninty days you lie on your side."   Ezekiel 4:9
  • Dairy
    "He will eat curds and honey when he knows enough to reject the wrong and choose the right. And because of the abundance of the milk they give, he will have curds to eat. All who remain in the land will eat curds and honey."   Isaiah 7:15, 22
    "You will have plenty of goats' milk to feed you and your family and to nourish your servant girls."   Proverbs 27:27
  • Figs
    "They found an Egyptian in a field and brought him to David. They gave him water to drink and food to eat, part of a cake of pressed figs and two cakes of raisins. He ate and was revived, for he had not eaten any food or drunk any water for three days and three nights."   1 Samuel 30:11-12
  • Fish
    "Of all the creatures living in the water of the seas and the streams, you may eat any that have fins and scales. But all creatures in the seas or streams that do not have fins and scales, whether among all the swarming things or among all the other living creatures in the water, you are to detest. And since you are to detest them, you must not eat their meat and you must detest their carcasses. Anything living in the water that does not have fins and scales is to be detestable to you."   Leviticus 11:9-12
    "Of all the creatures living in the water, you may eat any that has fins and scales."   Deuteronomy 14:9
    "They gave him a piece of broiled fish, and he took it and ate it in their presence."   Luke 24:42-43
  • Fruit
    "Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for healing."   Ezekiel 47:12
    "For the LORD your God is bringing you into a good land, a land with streams and pools of water, with springs flowing in the valleys and hills; a land with wheat and barley, vines and fig trees, pomegranates, olive oil and honey; a land where bread will not be scarce and you will lack nothing; a land where the rocks are iron and you can dig copper out of the hills."   Deuteronomy 8:7
    "Strengthen me with raisins, refresh me with apples, for I am faint with love."   Song of Solomon 2:5
  • Garlic
    "We remember the fish we ate in Egypt at no cost, also the cucumbers, melons, leeks, onions and garlic."   Numbers 11:5
  • Grains "Take wheat and barley, beans and lentils, millet and spelt; put them in a storage jar and use them to make bread for yourself. You are to eat it during the three hundred ninty days you lie on your side."   Ezekiel 4:9
  • Grapes
    "When they reached the Valley of Eshcol, they cut off a branch bearing a single cluster of grapes. Two of them carried it on a pole between them, along with some pomegranates and figs."   Numbers 13:23
    "Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard."   Genesis 9:20
    "Stop drinking only water, and use a little wine because of your stomach and your frequent illnesses."   1 Timothy 5:23
    "Ahab said to Naboth, Let me have your vineyard to use for a vegetable garden, since it is close to my palace. In exchange I will give you a better vineyard or, if you prefer, I will pay you whatever it is worth."   1 Kings 21:2
  • Herbs
    "The manna was like coriander seed and looked like resin. The people went around gathering it, and then ground it in a handmill or crushed it in a mortar. They cooked it in a pot or made it into cakes. And it tasted like something made with olive oil. When the dew settled on the camp at night, the manna also came down."   Numbers 11:7-9
    "Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow."   Psalm 51:7
    "A jar of wine vinegar was there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put the sponge on a stalk of the hyssop plant, and lifted it to Jesus' lips. When he had received the drink, Jesus said, It is finished. With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit."   John 19:29-30
  • Honey
    But Jonathan had not heard that his father had bound the people with the oath, so he reached out the end of the staff that was in his hand and dipped it into the honeycomb. He raised his hand to his mouth, and his eyes brightened."   1 Samuel 14:27
    "...honey and curds, sheep, and cheese from cows' milk for David and his people to eat. For they said, The people have become hungry and tired and thirsty in the desert."   2 Samuel 17:29
    "Then their father Israel said to them, If it must be, then do this: Put some of the best products of the land in your bags and take them down to the man as a gift, a little balm and a little honey, some spices and myrrh, some pistachio nuts and almonds."   Genesis 43:11

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